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“Crown Jewel of Fort Myers Beach!” McKeown Authors First-Ever Mound House Book

21 Jan 2021

By Gary Mooneythewritestuff25@gmail.com While the iconic Mound House on Fort Myers Beach traces its history back over 2,000 years to...

Shangri-La Springs Offers Organic Garden Tours

09 Dec 2020

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (Nov. 30, 2020) – Shangri-La Springs, a historic property in downtown Bonita Springs, is again offering organic...

Mound House Marks 5th Anniversary!

24 Nov 2020

New Book & Store Sale Celebrate Milestone By Gary Mooneythewritestuff25@gmail.com The iconic Mound House on Fort Myers Beach, one of...

2020 General Election Information And Guides: Important Information For Registered Voters In Lee County

30 Oct 2020

The general election is rapidly approaching and as the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect Lee County, voters are encouraged to...

Tampa Museum Of Art Celebrates Stories Of Women

15 Jul 2020

Tampa, FL – The Tampa Museum of Art opens a brand new exhibition, HerStory: Stories of Ancient Heroines and Everyday...

Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum Launches Virtual Tour

06 Jul 2020

BIG CYPRESS SEMINOLE RESERVATION, Fla.  (June 25, 2020) – The Seminole Tribe of Florida’s Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum announced today the highly anticipated release...

Florida History: Ku Klux Klan exposed

Florida History: Ku Klux Klan exposed

02 Jun 2020

Stetson Kennedy is known for being an author of several books and exposing the Ku Klux Klan. For more Florida...

Florida launch range remains open; Falcon 9 mission postponed

Florida launch range remains open; Falcon 9 mission postponed

17 Apr 2020

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Florida State Rep. Kristin Jacobs dies of cancer

By: WCTV Eyewitness News TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) — The environmentally focused Florida state Representative Kristin Jacobs has died after a bout with colon cancer. The...

April 17, 2020

Wednesday’s Coronavirus Updates: 23 new cases in Lee County, state cases top 15,000

As of 11 a.m. Wednesday, there have been 15,456 positive cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Florida. The case count includes 15,003 Florida residents and 453...

April 17, 2020

Coronavirus Florida: Palm Beach pharmacies busy answering questions, making home deliveries

Darrell Hofheinz @PBDN_hofheinz Apr 11, 2020 at 3:29 PM On Palm Beach during the coronavirus crisis, pharmacies have been busy answering customers’ questions, trying to...

April 17, 2020

Northeastern seasonal residents in Florida face a more complicated path going home during coronavirus

Social distancing matters. Here is how to do it and how it can help curb the COVID-19 pandemic. USA TODAY With Easter in the rear-view...

April 17, 2020

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Florida couple of 45 years discharged from hospital together after beating coronavirus

17 Apr 2020

‘This is a catastrophe’: Coronavirus claims an unexpected victim: Florida vegetables

17 Apr 2020

Coronavirus Florida: PBIA, county airports to receive $37M in federal aid

17 Apr 2020

Trump resort in Florida lays off 560 workers due to virus

17 Apr 2020

Snowbirds can leave under Florida’s safer-at-home order, but can they get home?

17 Apr 2020

Florida added to SNAP online pilot program

17 Apr 2020

Beckert, 4-time All-Star second baseman for Cubs, dies in Florida

17 Apr 2020

Florida AG warns of stimulus scams

17 Apr 2020

In Memoriam: Legislator Kristin Jacobs fought to protect Florida’s waterways

17 Apr 2020

A Florida State University senior has new tool to make face masks adjustable

17 Apr 2020

Dylan Lewis Led Florida Tech to Two National Soccer Championships, Panther’s Greatest Defender

17 Apr 2020

Donald Trump’s congressional working group on coronavirus recovery includes South Florida Democrat Ted Deutch

17 Apr 2020

Florida coronavirus updates: Almost 23,000 infections in state; Broward death toll tops 100; 31,000 dead in U.S.

17 Apr 2020

North Florida Regional Medical Center’s first COVID-19 patient makes recovery

17 Apr 2020

Florida lawmaker hosting Joe Biden for coronavirus discussion. But first, a political twist.

17 Apr 2020

Struggling to stay afloat, restaurant owners listed a rare bourbon for $20,000. A veteran bought it for $40,000

17 Apr 2020

Colonial Florida medicine practiced hand washing and social distancing

08 Apr 2020

Florida’s Ancient Calusa Kingdom Was Powered by Ingenious Fish Corrals

08 Apr 2020

FLORIDA HISTORY: Juan Ponce de León First Landed on Florida Peninsula 507 Years Ago Today

02 Apr 2020

Florida History: Does Florida get sinkholes and earthquakes?

02 Apr 2020

Sophisticatedly engineered ‘watercourts’ stored live fish, fueling Florida’s Calusa kingdom

31 Mar 2020

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Mound House Marks 5th Anniversary!

New Book & Store Sale Celebrate Milestone By Gary Mooneythewritestuff25@gmail.com The iconic Mound House on Fort Myers Beach, one of Southwest Florida’s most historic attractions

Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum Launches Virtual Tour

BIG CYPRESS SEMINOLE RESERVATION, Fla.  (June 25, 2020) – The Seminole Tribe of Florida’s Ah-Tah-Thi-Ki Museum announced today the highly anticipated release of its first virtual tour. 

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